Today Conditional Format
I have a column which calculated a date based on 3 working days from a date
input into a diff column. What I want to do I have the calculated date
appear bold if that date has passed based on the current date.
For example if I input 01/08/11 the next column calculates 04/08/11 (3
working days). I want the caluclated date to appear bold when I open the
spreadsheet on the 05/08/11 ro show the calculated date has passed.
I can use conditional formatting but can't get the syntax right
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Andy Roberts presented the following explanation :
> I ha...Can't format numbers for France in Excel 2003
I'm using the US version of Excel 2003, but need to format costs, etc., for a
project in the French euro format (e.g., I need 2050.45 euros to display as 2
That currency format isn't offered in my dialog box, and if I make a custom
number format that will display correctly, it doesn't operate as a number.
On Wed, 10 Oct 2007 08:51:03 -0700, Mary Fran
>I'm using the US version of Excel 2003, but need to format costs, etc., for a
>project in the French euro format (e.g., I need 2050.45 euros...Two Condition Vlookup?
I am currently trying to create a function that searches through an
array for two exact column values which allows me to retrieve a third
column value. For example:
Type of Fruit Date Packaged Amount of Fruit
Apples June 100
Oranges June 50
Apples July 75
Grapes July 50
In this example, I would be looking to retrieve the Amount of Fruit
(Apples) that was packaged in July. I would be putt...Query condition by date range
I'm trying to create a query to base a report from. I need it to return
records within a date range that needs to be specified, as in specifying the
beginning date and having the current date as the end date. A field is
included in the query that has listed dates in the format mm/dd/yyyy. How
would I write the criteria? I have part of it ready - [Please enter starting
date:] . I know that's how you get the little question window.
On Tue, 4 Dec 2007 14:51:00 -0800, silva wrote:
> I'm trying to create a query to base a report from. I need it to return
> records within a...Need help with conditional formula (Excel 97)
Can anyone give me the correct syntax for the following formula:
if A1 is blank, and B1 is more than zero, then display B1, otherwise
display nothing (blank cell)
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"Jake D" <JakeD@djhtend.com> schreef in bericht
> Can anyone give me the correct syntax for the following formula:
> if A1 is blank, and B1 is more than zero, then display B1, otherwise
> display nothing (blank cell)
> Thank you
> ...Conditional formatting if condition of an if statement is true and a string value is displayed
I got a nested 'IF'-Formula in an excel cell that returns nothing if
the condition is false.
I would like to conditionally format this cell with grey shading if
the condition is true and a string value is displayed.
How can this be achieved using excel conditional formating
Help is much appreciated. Thank you very much in advance.
Let's say your doing this conditional formatting in cell K17. In
conditional formatting (xl2003) choose the FormulaIs: option and enter:
choose your formatt...Format cells #7
I have Excel 2000, Win ME. Recently the pulldown command to format cells
does not always respond - ie, no box appears, so I can't apply borders or
control number format. The shortcut approach doesn't work either. I've
tried Help..Detect and Repair but the fault remains. Any suggestions
I have a workbook with three worksheets and one chartsheet in it. I have
notes documenting various aspects of the four sheets. Some of those notes
are on electronic post-it notes and others on scraps of paper. It seems to
me that a convenient way to consolidate all of my documentation for the
workbook would be to add another worksheet to it and put the information in
What would be the best way to format the worksheet so that I could type
information into it as if I were using a text editor?
Excel isn't really all that set up for text. I sometimes make narrow
column...Conditional Field in Queries
Is there a way to make a field in a query conditional so that it only
displays the value if the value is equal to something specifically
> Is there a way to make a field in a query conditional so that it only
> displays the value if the value is equal to something specifically
> set? Thanks.
Explain "the value is equal to something specifically set".
Rick Brandt, Microsoft Access MVP
Email (as appropriate) to...
RBrandt at Hunter dot com
...zip codes not being saved as text in CSV format
I need my file to be saved in CSV format (to import into another
application). When I format the zip codes as Text or Special(zip code), they
are correct in XLS format, but when I open the file in CSV format they switch
back to general.
Any solution? work around? Thanks so much for your help in advance!!
Change the file extension to .txt and use the text import wizard to treat
the column as text (last dialog)
"MelissaM" <MelissaM@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>...format a column
I have a simple question to ask, I have a column in Excel is number like
142000, I want to format the whole column numbers without the two ending
change 142000 to 1420, how can I do that?
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Enter 100 in an empty cell and copy it. Then, select your range of numbers
you want to change, Right Click and go to Paste Special, and select Div...How to return a 12 hour time format without the AM in an Access query
The format function acts differently in a query and after hours of testing,
messing, and cursing, I give up. How do you return 12 hour format without
the AM or PM from an Access query. In my table, I've defined the Start Time
and End Time to use "Medium Time" format and it works if and ONLY if you
simple include the field in the query. However, if you use the field in a
more complex statement, it returns leading zeros and trailing seconds.
Here's what I've tried....
'This didn't work because it returns trailing seconds and AM/PM.
'2:00:00 PM...How do i use Conditional formatting for 3+ conditions ?
I have a text box in a report which highlights in colour current members in
a list of past and present member names. I have six types of current members
that I want to highlight, but with conditional formatting I can only use 3
conditions in the members [Type] field. I have tried [Type]="Full member" Or
"Life member" but the "Or" doesn't work ! Is there a way to do this ?
thanks .. Roger
CF is limited to 3 contitions, but you can use OR in those expressions.
If you set Condition1 to Expression, you can use:
([Type] = "Full member") Or (...Help with Conditional formatting with Dates
I have a spreadsheet in which I have to monitor various dates which are in
different columns (i.e. (1) Date Tender Released, (2) Date Company Selected,
(3) Date Draft Contract Forwarded, (4) Date Contract Signed etc...).
Would if be possible to Conditional Format and have diffirent ROWs
highlighted for each individual Contracts (I have 300 running contracts
running) every time a date is filled in these different columns:
Initial Step (1) = Yellow (Call for Tender released)
Step (2) = Blue (Company Selected)
Step (3) = Brown (Contract under Process)
Step (4) = Green (Contract Si...Conditional null value
Wondering if anyone can suggest a way to simplify the following code, which
I’m using in the OnFormat event of a report.
If Not IsNull(DLookup("[ICD2]", "EntryICDs", "[EntryNum] = " & Me!
Me![Field192] = Replace(DLookup("[ICD2]", "EntryICDs", "[EntryNum] =
" & Me![PtAcct#]), ".", " ")
If Not IsNull(DLookup("[ICD3]", "EntryICDs", "[EntryNum] = " & Me!
Me![Field194] = Replace(DLookup("[ICD...Help
Forgive me if "Conditional Sums" is not the accurate word for what I am
trying to accomplish... I'm at a loss for what to call this situation.
What I have is a spreadsheet totaling attendance figures for classes taught
by two people (Dave and Cary). Column A lists their name, and next to it in
Column B is the number of people who attended that class. What I need is a
formula that will look at the sheet and report in a given cell the total for
attendance for each person. I can work basic formulas like SUM, but that
will give the total for the entire column, when what I n...Formatting Imported Data
I want to be able to read in a single column of data from either an
Excel file or from a column of a word document and then produce the
same column of data so that each entry has two cells separating them.
So that the column
would look like
I there a straightforward way I can do this in Excel w/o having to use
some type of additional program (like VBA)?
Nothing straightforward that I can see.
Without some manual arranging which would be onerous, you will be better off to
use a VBA macro.
Appli...XML Receipt and Conditions
I wanted to make a small adjustment to the receipt when a certain
condition is met.
If a particular word (eg. family) is typed into the comment on an item
I wanted something slightly different to happen to the receipt
I've just about got it, just stuck on the condition tag
I can get it using len but this makes it happen for any word, is there
anyway I can make it so that it is more specific ie Entry.Comment
<CONDITION>Entry.Comment like '%family%'&...Time formats in Excel 2003
Being in the UK, I obviously want to use the English(UK) date format, so
Christmas Day is 25/12/05 rather than 12/25/05. However, this defaults
the time format to hh/mm/ss (why, I do not know, since I can assure
American readers we're not normally that precise), so I have to reset it
English(US) to get hh/mm, which resets the default date format to
mm/dd/yy, so I have to change it back the next time I want to format a
cell as a date.
Any way round this? It's only a minor problem but it's irritating me.
If you set up your own custom format with hh/mm, it w...conditionally restricting values in excel
I want to restrict values in a particular column based on the value in other
column. For eg.
if column A has value int then column B should be restricted to values
if column A has value bool then column B should be restricted to values true
if column A has value string I dont want any validation to
be done and the list box should not appear.
Is this possible.....
How do I achieve this ? Can I use macros to do this? How?
as a starting point:
>I want to restrict ...Conditional formating condition..?
I have 2 CF conditions associated with a cell (C14), one of which is:
Formula is =OR($C$4="Fred SOMEBODY",C14<>"10:30:00")
What happens when this is true isn't important/relevant.
The value in the cell appears as 10:30 (formatted as custom/hh:mm) but the
value in the 'formula window' is actually 10:30:00.
This type of condition works fine when the cell contains a simple number (or
text) but I can't get it to work for either times or dates.
I have tried it with and without the inverted commas (around the time value)
and have tried using 10:30 ...Condition Formatting!
How do I make a row of cell (shading) that change to red color when the word
"trial" or "limit" is entered?
i.e cell 3f contain the word "trial". From the column of trial to the 1st
column, the entire row 3a to 3f will be red?
a b c d e f
Here's some VBA you could paste into the codebehind page for that sheet:
Private Sub Worksheet_Change(ByVal Target As Range)
If UCase(Target.Value) = "TRIAL" Or UCase(Target.Value) = "LIMIT" T...Formatting cells for printing
How can you add a blank line or bottom margin in a cell to seperate the rows
for printing? In Word it is called a cell margin.
You can increase the rowheight by selecting a cell in that row and then:
and making it larger.
You could also add an alt-enter as the last character in that cell.
(might be messy if you're working with numeric values, though)
Steve S wrote:
> How can you add a blank line or bottom margin in a cell to seperate the rows
> for printing? In Word it is called a cell margin.
We have a pretty intense Excel Workbook that we use on a daily bases.
We are currently running MS 2007 but this Workbook is running in
97-2003 because we just changed over about 6 months ago. The issue is
that in the past week the this file keeps losing it format. Can't seem
to figure out why.
...Emailing Reports in PDF format
I am using Stephen Lebans A2000SnapshotToPDFver751 to email reports as PDF
files. The module works fine if the report page size is set to letter but on
the reports where page size is set to legal the bottom part of the page past
the letter size does not have the lines that should be printing. I am
wondering if anyone else has experience with this problem.